Saturday, January 18, 2020

LIAT abruptly cancels several flights for Thursday, March 28

LIAT advised Wednesday that several flights have been cancelled for Thursday, March 28 “due to operational reasons.” The cash-strapped regional carrier has been on the...

CTO announces new scholarship in honour of its former employee

The Barbados-based Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO) Tuesday announced that it had established the Bonita Morgan Memorial Scholarship in honour of its former director of...

Guyana Court of Appeal rules motion of no confidence not valid

The Court of Appeal Friday ruled that the motion of no confidence passed by the National assembly in December last year, resulting in the...

Man, 33, shot and killed inside popular Sheraton Mall in Barbados

A man and a woman are currently assisting police with investigations into a fatal shooting at Sheraton Mall, Christ Church that occurred around 1:50...

Barbados Gov’t and Sandals at loggerheads over Beaches project

The Barbados government says plans by the Jamaica-based Sandals Resorts International (SRI) to bring its Beaches investment project to the island, could be either...

LIAT still restructuring: PM Mottley

The restructuring of LIAT is continuing, says Barbados Prime Minister Mia Mottley. In her Budget presentation today in the House of Assembly, Mottley said they...

Jamaica to temporarily close Venezuelan Embassy

Jamaica will temporarily close its Embassy in Caracas, Venezuela effective April 1. “As we have previously stated publicly, we have been monitoring circumstances related to the...

Trump to meet 5 Caribbean leaders on Friday

U.S. President Donald Trump will meet at his Florida resort on Friday with the leaders of the Bahamas, Dominican Republic, Haiti, Jamaica and Saint...

GECOM chairman says Guyana elections can’t be held until November

CMC – Chairman of the Guyana Elections Commission (GECOM), retired Justice James Patterson, Tuesday said that fresh regional and general elections could only be held...

CARICOM message on New Zealand terrorist attack

The Caribbean Community (CARICOM) is shocked and appalled by the horrific attack on the two Mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand on Friday, 15 March,...